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Quebec driver, 14, dies in accident along with 17-year-old passenger

Police tape marks a crime scene in this file photo.


A 14-year-old driver and a 17-year-old female passenger are dead after an accident south of Quebec City.

Provincial police say their vehicle jumped off a road in the town of Irlande shortly after midnight.

Police say speed and alcohol were not factors but that fatigue may have been involved.

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Irlande is about 100 kilometres south of Quebec City.

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